Edward Plantagenet The Black Prince - Edward of Woodstock, Prince of Wales, Duke of Cornwall, Prince of Aquitaine ((15 June 1330 – 8 June 1376) was the eldest son of King Edward III of England and his wife Philippa of Hainault as well as father to King Richard II of England)
Richard II (6 January 1367 – c. 14 February 1400) was the eighth King of England of the House of Plantagenet. He ruled from 1377 until he was deposed in 1399. Richard was a son of Edward, the Black Prince and was born during the reign of his grandfather, Edward III.
Margaret of Anjou (1430 –1482) - wife of Henry VI; a key figure in the Wars of the Roses & at times personally led the Lancastrians. She lost her son Edward, Prince of Wales, at the Battle of Tewkesbury.
(Richard III) The sons of Edward IV, "The Princes in The Tower," represented here by Sir John E. Millais. Ostensibly, the two were put there for safekeeping by their uncle Richard until the elder, Edward V, could be crowned. Richard claimed the crown for himself, however, and the two boys were not seen after late 1483. They were twelve and nine years of age.
Kind Edward I Longshanks (1272-1307). House of Plantagenet. 19th great-grandfather of Queen Eliz II. Reigned for 34 years, 7 months, 14 days and was succeeded by son, Edward II. He named his son Prince of Wales, a titled given to every first-born son of the monarchy since. Took over the throne of Scotland in 1296, and in 1297 William Wallace defeated him at the Battle of Stirling Bridge. 1298 he defeats Wallace at Falkirk. Wallace executed in 1305; in 1306 Robert Bruce crowned King of…
Blanche of Artois (1248 – 1302) was the was the daughter of Count Robert I of Artois & Matilda of Brabant. She married Henry I of Navarre & upon his death, she served as regent from 1274 to 1284 on behalf of her daughter, Joan I. She married,secondly, Edmund 'Crouchback' of England & had 2 sons including Henry, 3rd Earl of Lancaster.
*Katheryn de Roet-Swynford, Duchess of Lancaster (c.1350-1403) was the mistress & eventual 3rd wife of Plantagenet Prince John of Gaunt. Originally a misunderstood figure in history, recent scholarship has rehabilitated Katheryn's reputation & re-affirmed her significance in English history. She is the woman from which every ruler of England since Henry V is somehow descended. Most notably she is the ancestress of the Tudor's, the Stuart's & the Windsor's.
Gwenllian Ferch Gruffydd (1097-1136) Welsh princess and shield-maiden that led an army against Norman-English forces at Kidwelly Castle. She was beheaded as a warning to the other princes of wales. After this, Wales unified and drove out the Norman invaders.